International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Dr. John Malin Ideas Activities
  • Chair, IYC 2011 Management Committee, IUPAC
    Washington, DC, USA
  • Email
    Tel 703-524-5553
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  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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On behalf of the Management Committee,for the International Year of Chemistry, I wish to encourage all stakeholders in the chemical community to participate in IYC 2011. This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for chemical scientists and engineers worldwide to inform the public of the many benefits that chemistry provides. Our enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry will carry forward to students and lead to even more creative applications of our science. Let's make the most of it!

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